Depot Express Amber Ale | Depot Street Brewing

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BEER INFO

Brewed by:
Depot Street Brewing
Tennessee, United States | website

Style: American Amber / Red Ale

Alcohol by volume (ABV): 5.60%

Availability: Year-round

Notes / Commercial Description:
An American style Amber Ale with a clean crisp maltiness and just a moderate amount of hops to satisfy but not overwhelm the taste buds.

Added by nandemo1 on 11-29-2011

BEER STATS
Reviews:
3
Ratings:
24
Avg:
3.15
pDev:
37.46%
 
 
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Reviews: 3 | Ratings: 24
Reviews by nandemo1:
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3.7/5  rDev +17.5%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 4 | feel: 3.5 | overall: 3.5

Poured a light copper, a little too light, but crystal clear with a half finger head. Slightest amount of lacing and continuing carbonation.

Smells a lot like Yuengling, a bit malty and metallic with no discernible hop aroma. Taste is bready/grainy, a bit coarse like I'm chowing down on a mouthful of barley. Tasty.

Mouthfeel is crisp and a little bubbly.

A nice little amber, which is a style I don't drink frequently. This was a nice changeup though.

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More User Reviews:
Photo of cagler
4.21/5  rDev +33.7%
look: 4.5 | smell: 4 | taste: 4.25 | feel: 4.25 | overall: 4.25

Photo of djr323
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of MsShira08
4/5  rDev +27%

Photo of stumac
2.3/5  rDev -27%
look: 3.5 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 2 | feel: 1.5 | overall: 1.5

Going off old notes here. Very murky amber with a decent off white head. The aroma is rich, fruity, yellow apples, light cherries. Kinda let down on the body, light body, kinda dry, subtle fruit flavor, low carbo. Blah Beer is a better name for this one

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Photo of jaidenjb
3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of adam_e
3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of DrunkinYogi
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of jaswilson2
3/5  rDev -4.8%
look: 3 | smell: 3 | taste: 3 | feel: 3 | overall: 3

Photo of ThurstonHowell3
3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Photo of MattFox
3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of Bamarooster
3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of MikeWard
3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of TheBeerAlmanac
3/5  rDev -4.8%

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3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of abastias
3.37/5  rDev +7%
look: 3.75 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.25 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

A: Deep reddish-orange sunburst with fade to golden-yellow. Rich creamy white foam. This is an unfiltered beer, so very clear pour unless you make the whole pour. With sediment, it is still attractive with just a light haze of uniformly tiny particulate.
S: Malty. Dark chocolate, tomato, cashew.
T: Malty, slightly spicy, blunted sweetness.
M: Moderately sticky with lingering watery finish.
O: Very pleasant smooth ale, with classic to style maltiness and flavor dense balance.

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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

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2.5/5  rDev -20.6%

Photo of GTB
3.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of Jvcshad
3/5  rDev -4.8%

Photo of slimpickens101
3.5/5  rDev +11.1%

Depot Express Amber Ale from Depot Street Brewing
3.15 out of 5 based on 24 ratings.
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